Sermons on Emotional Health (Page 2)

Love Can Part 1: Four Kinds of Love

FOUR KINDS OF LOVE Eros—a romantic love based on physical desire. Philos—a friendship love based on shared experiences. Storge—a family love based on brotherly affection. Agape—a divine love based on intimacy with God. Agape is an unconditional love. It is not short-sighted. It sees God’s original intention. It looks beyond sin to the treasure within. Romans 5:5 (TLB) . . . God has given us the Holy Spirit to fill our hearts with His love. Only agape love can pull…

Cast Your Care On The Lord

THE 5 LEADING CAUSES OF STRESS Finances Work Family Health Relationships All these leading causes of stress have their root in worry. Luke 12:22-28 (TPT) Jesus taught his disciples, saying, “Listen to me. Never let anxiety enter your hearts. Never worry about any of your needs, such as food or clothing. For your life is infinitely more than just food or the clothing you wear . . . . Does worry add anything to your life? Can it add one…

In-Joy Your Summer

THE DIVINE ORDER OF JOY John 15:9-11 teaches us the divine order of joy: John 15:9-11 (NKJV) As the Father loved Me, I also have loved you; abide in My love. If you keep My commandments [walk in my way], you will abide in My love, just as I have kept My Father’s commandments and abide in His love. These things I have spoken to you, that My joy may remain in you, and that your joy may be full. 1.  Abide in God’s…

Death To Selfie Part 3: The Power of Identity

Death To Selfie Part 3: The Power of Identity The “Selfie” illustrates a conflict that exists between who we believe ourselves to be and who we want other people to see. There is the me I see. There is the me I hope to be. There is the me I pretend to be. There is the me I was created to be. THE POWER OF IDENTITY In this series, we’ve seen Jacob trying to be someone he is not, Leah…

Death To Selfie Part 2: Relationship Behaviors

Death To Selfie Part 2: Relationship Behaviors The “Selfie” illustrates a conflict that exists between who we believe ourselves to be and who we want other people to see. There is the me I see. There is the me I hope to be. There is the me I pretend to be. There is the me I was created to be. LOW SELF-ESTEEM RELATIONSHIP BEHAVIORS 1. Over Apologizing – If you apologize for apologizing you may be struggling with low self-worth.…

Death To Selfie Part 1: The Selfie Self-Image

THE SELFIE SELF-IMAGE There are over 1 million selfies posted each day. 36% of people admit to altering their selfies. 14% admit to digitally enhancing them. Billions of selfies are deleted and retaken. The “Selfie” illustrates a conflict that exists between who we believe ourselves to be and who we want other people to see. Our goal, in this series, is to help you embrace who God believes you to be. Put to death your current self-image and embrace the…

Selfless Part 4: Grateful In The Grind

Selfless Part 4: Grateful In The Grind Philippians 2:2-4 (MGS) Be deep-spirited friends . . . . Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead . . . . Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. Most of us live our lives under the illusion that something around the corner matters more than what we are doing now. We find ourselves wishing our current season away, waiting for the next season to come. But around every corner is…

Selfless Part 3: Extravagant In Generosity

Selfless Part 3: Extravagant In Generosity Philippians 2:2-4 (MGS) Be deep-spirited friends . . . . Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead . . . . Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. EXTRAVAGANT IN GENEROSITY Psalm 37:21 (NLT) The wicked borrow and never repay, but the godly are generous givers. . . . the godly show compassion and are generous. – NET Compassion is the reason the godly are generous. Compassion is the byproduct of…

Selfless Part 2: Faithful In Service

Selfless Part 2: Faithful In Service Philippians 2:2-4 (MGS) Be deep-spirited friends . . . . Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead . . . . Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. If someone were to describe you with the word “ALWAYS” what would they say? Did you know 54% of teens aspire to be a celebrity? They are learning to self-promote so they can be discovered. They want to be the G.O.A.T (Greatest Of…

Selfless Part 1: Bold in Witness

Selfless Part 1: Bold in Witness SELFISH TO SELFLESS Philippians 2:2-4 (MGS) Be deep-spirited friends . . . . Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead . . . . Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. Selfishness is the number one enemy of relationships. It is the number one cause of conflict. It is the reason the Church has lost it’s effectiveness. Today’s church is more about getting “my” needs met than it is about reaching…